1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover

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Title
1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover
Collection

Benjamin K. Miller collection of United States stamps

July 1, 1924; First trip of through schedule involving night flying on trans-continental airmail route.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 45474
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Genres
Postage stamps
Postage stamps
Notes
Citation/reference: American Air Mail Catalog 167A
Content: Cover flown on first transcontinental airmail route involving night flying Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Chicago, Illinois magenta cachet from Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
Physical Description
Extent: Paper ink
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 40260390-c629-012f-1f33-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 2013: Digitized
  • 45474: Issued
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 45474. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-adea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 16, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-adea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (45474). 1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-adea-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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1924 Philadelphia to Chicago transcontinental with night flying cover